The Administrative Council of the African Telecommunications
Union (ATU) held its 3rd Ordinary Session in Nairobi, Kenya. The Opening Ceremony
was presided over by Hon. Mathias KEAH, MP, Assistant Minister for Transport
and Communications who represented the Guest of Honour, Hon. Musalia MUDAVADI,
EGH, MP, Minister for Transport and Communication of the Republic of Kenya.
TANZANIA COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION PRESS RELEASE
(July 1 2001)
The Tanzania Communications Commission July 1
Sunday warned that individuals or companies in possession of unlicensed and
non type approved wireless access radio communication equipment face legal action
1ST EXTRA-ORDINARY SESSION OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE
( NAIROBI, KENYA 22 -24 JANUARY, 2002)
An extra-ordinary meeting of the Administrative
Council was held to discuss strategies for harnessing common positions at international
conferences. This will involve establishing a viable consultative process with
various stakeholders but primarily with the Regional Economic Groupings (REC's).
When fully developed, the strategy should strengthen
the region's capacity and position in dealing with or coordinating matters in
the global arena. Within the context of the telecommunications sector, the main
areas of focus are : development, standardization and radiocommunucations.